Grade 7 – New Zealand and Antarctica

April 30 to May 2, 2014

Monday – New Zealand

People, Places, and Change pages 710 to 713.

National Geographic Traveler:

Geography of New Zealand:

The Treaty of Waitangi:

Be able to answer these questions about New Zealand On Tuesday:

  1. What are the names of the 2 main islands of New Zealand?
  2. Name the climate regions of New Zealand
  3. What are the main physical features?
  4. What percent of New Zealand’s people are Maori?
  5. What percent of New Zealand’s people live on the northern island?
  6. What is the highest mountain?
  7. What is the connection between Middle Earth and New Zealand?
  8. New Zealand is the world’s _____ largest producer of wool.
  9. More than 80% of New Zealand’s electricity comes from _________________
  10. Cricket and _____________ are major sports in New Zealand.
  11. Name a bird that lives in New Zealand.
  12. New Zealand was named by a sailor from __________________

Tuesday – Antarctica

Wednesday – News from Antarctica

Wednesday – Celebration of Learning

Thursday – Discovery Idol

Friday – Holiday, No School



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